KEEA Member Renew Financial Special Offers Limited Time 4.99% Ten Year Unsecured Financing Program Leading Pennsylvania Market

KeystoneHELP,  one of the nation’s most successful state-sponsored financing programs is back and better than ever with many new improvements designed specifically for contractors in the HVAC and energy home improvement business.  All loans are administered through Renew Financial‘s Pennsylvania-based lending center (formerly AFC First). A recent analysis of KeystoneHELP rates and dealer fees revealed that its 4.99%, 10 Year Term, […]

KEEA Celebrates Energy Efficiency Day 2016!

(PHILADELPHIA) – In honor of the first annual Energy Efficiency Day (October 5, 2016), the Keystone Energy Efficiency Alliance (KEEA) is joining thousands of organizations, companies, and individuals nationwide applauding the vital and wide-ranging contributions energy-saving programs and policies have made and continue to make in the U.S. Research has indicated that ramping up energy […]

KEEA Energy Efficiency Policy Leaders Weigh in on D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Hearing on the Challenge to the Clean Power Plan

[September 28, 2016] -In a hearing that continued on into the evening yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit heard arguments on the Clean Power Plan, which has been on hold since the Supreme Court issued a stay earlier this year. Although Pennsylvania is not party to the lawsuit, Governor Wolf supports […]

Renewable Energy Opposition Most Prevelant At State Level

Nowadays, a huge chunk of the action on clean energy in the United States is happening at the state level. Some 29 states and Washington D.C. have renewable energy standards requiring electric utilities to get a portion of their power from sources like wind or solar. (Washington Post) Those state-level standards have played a big […]

Governor Wolf Nominates Patrick McDonnell to Serve Permanently as Secretary of Environmental Protection

From today’s press release: Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today nominated Acting Secretary of Environmental Protection Patrick McDonnell to serve permanently in that role, pending approval by the Pennsylvania Senate. “In his acting capacity and throughout his career, Patrick has been a dedicated steward of the environment and a leader in advancing Pennsylvania’s energy […]

Urgent Action Needed: SB 805

This week or next, lawmakers in Harrisburg could vote on a bill that would significantly undermine Pennsylvania’s thriving and successful energy efficiency economy. With your help, we can make sure our elected officials do the right thing and vote against any attempt to undermine the most successful energy efficiency policy in the Commonwealth. Please find your local Senator here, […]

KEEA and E2 Release New Clean Jobs Report

On Thursday, July 14th, 2016, E2 and KEEA released a 2016 update to the PA Clean Jobs Report in a press conference. Read the press release below. According to the report: Energy efficiency is by far the state’s largest clean energy employer, with more than 53,000 Pennsylvanians working in areas such as high-efficiency lighting, Energy Star appliance manufacturing and […]

PA DEP Secretary Quigley Resigns

Pennsylvania Environmental Protection Secretary John Quigley resigned his post effective immediately Friday, after a brief meeting with Gov. Tom Wolf. The move rids the Wolf administration of a secretary with a passion for green causes, but whose style had managed to ruffle so many feathers, a source close to the administration said, that it was […]